Archive - Oct 2010 - Obituary
Sept. 20, 1943 â Oct. 22, 2010
PLYMOUTH âÂ Shurla M. Knepper, age 67, of 11A Road, Plymouth, passed away Friday, Oct. 22, 2010 in her home.Â
Shurla was born Sept. 20, 1943 in LaPorte, to Clyde and Evelyn (Stickley) Cudney. Dec. 4, 1971 Shurla became the bride of Richard A. âDickâ Knepper in a ceremony at the Blissville Church. Together they have raised their four children.
Shurla has been a resident of Marshall County area the past 38 years, she has worked as a store clerkÂ for the Millerâs Grocery in Plymouth. Shurla is a member of the Inwood United Methodist Church.
July 31, 1913 â October 21, 2010
Â PLYMOUTH â Mildred A. (Bradley) Phillips, 97, a kind and gentle person, followed the path that God had laid for her at 9:50 a.m. Thursday, October 21, 2010.
A lifetime Marshall County resident, Mildred was a resident at the Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home in Plymouth where she passed after experiencing declining health the past two years.
Mildred was born on July 31, 1913, in Bremen, Indiana the daughter of Elsa Lee and Eva Ellen (Welch) Barts.Â The family moved to Plymouth and she graduated from Lincoln High School with the Class of 1931.
Virginia Mae Schaal
Oct. 20, 2010
SOUTH BEND âÂ Virginia Mae Schaal, 84, of South Bend passed away Oct. 20, 2010 in her home.
She is survived by her husband, Gale A. Schaal; daughters, Patricia Hanson, Kathleen Burcham and Robyn Himes; sons, John M. Schaal, William Schaal and Charles Schaal; 14 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and brothers, Lewie Evans and R. Allen Evans.
Sept. 13, 1918 âÂ Oct. 19, 2010
DONALDSON âÂ GenevieveÂ Nettrouer, age 92, of 9601 Union Road, Donaldson, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, at 6:15 p.m., at the Catherine Kasper Life Care Center, in Donaldson.
Ruthie Jean Duffin
Oct. 19, 2010
PLYMOUTH âÂ Ruthie Jean Duffin, 73, of Plymouth, died at 5:40 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010 at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, following a sudden illness.
She is survived by her husband, Oscar Duffin Jr.; a daughter, Maureen Duffin of Plymouth; sons: Anthony Duffin of Plymouth, Jerome (Kia)Duffin Sr. of Chicago, Ill. Darryl Duffin of Plymouth, and Michael Duffin of Plymouth; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a brother, James Sims of Chicago, Ill.
Aug. 22, 1951 âÂ Oct. 17, 2010
PLYMOUTH âÂ Kristina K. Johnson, 59, ofÂ 10th B Road Plymouth passed away Sunday, Oct. 17, 2010, at 3:33 p.m., at Saint Joseph Regional MedicalÂ Center, Mishawaka.Â
Kristina was born Aug. 22, 1951, in South Bend, to Ingwald and Arline (Lawmaster) Johnson. She graduated from Plymouth High School and also Knox Beauty School, Knox.
She became a beautician and worked out of her home. She also worked as a nurseâs aid and made medical visits to peopleâs homes. Kristina loved all animals, especially her dogs and her horses.
Mary Ann BonDurant
Oct. 19, 2010
BREMEN âÂ Mary Ann BonDurant, 72, of Bremen, died Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010 at her residence.Â
She is survived by her husband, Rich BonDurant of Bremen; sons, Rick (Maria) BonDurant of Chesterfield, Mo. and Ronald (Melissa) BonDurant of Elkhart; daughters, Sharon (Mark) Sahlhoff of Bremen and Susan (Todd) Corl of Bremen; 12 grandchildren; sisters: Eileen Isenberg of Lakeville and Barbara Sauers of Longhorne, Penn.; a brother, Walter Lee Mangus of Pecatonica, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.
David Christopher Ewald
Oct. 14, 2010
BREMEN âÂ David Christopher Ewald, 55, of Bremen, died Oct. 14, 2010 at his home.
He is survived by sons, Nathan Ewald and David Ewald, both of South Bend; two brothers, Daniel (Melody) Ewald of Leesburg and Michael Ewald of Marion; a sister, Linda Helenburg of South Bend; three nephews; and four nephews.
Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23 at Mishler Funeral Home, Bremen.
Funeral services will take place at 12 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Feb. 1, 1947 â Oct. 16, 2010
SOUTH BEND âÂ Carol Ann Glassburn (Brock) 63, departed life at 11:18 p.m. Oct. 16, under the care of Hospice, after a short bout with cancer.
Carol was born Feb. 1, 1947 in Bremen. She graduated from Bremen High School. She moved to South Bend when she married Dallas July 13, 1970.
Carol A. Glassburn
Oct. 16, 2010
SOUTH BEND â Carol A. Glassburn, 63, of South Bend, died Oct. 16, 2010 at Healthwin Nursing Home.
Arrangements are pending with Chapel Hill Funeral Home, Osceola.
Elizabeth âBettyâ M. Thayer
Oct. 13, 2010
PORTLAND, Ore. â Elizabeth âBettyâ M. Thayer, 89, of Portland, Ore., formerly of Bremen, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 at Autumn Hills Nursing Home.
She is survived by a son, James (Debra) Thayer of Portland, Ore.; a daughter, Linda (Henry) Chen of Towson, Md.; and six grandchildren.